May 19-20, 2005


ITEM 127-1009-R0505��������������� Student Computer Fee Employment Allocation; The University of Montana-Missoula


THAT:�������������������������������������� Consistent with the provisions of Board of Regents� Policy 940.23, the Board of Regents authorizes The University of Montana to expend Student Computer Fee funds for the following projects that exceed the local approval threshold:


Student Employment

1)       College of Arts and Sciences ($96,269);

2)       IT Organization (public labs) ($55,103);

3)       School of Business ($35,567);

4)       College of Technology ($28,815);

5)       Mansfield Library ($25,754);

6)       Student Technical Assistant Program (STAP) ($30,000);�

7)       IT Organization (Help Desk) ($25,000);

8)       IT Organization (Web Development) ($25,000).�


EXPLANATION:����������������������� Board of Regents� policy 940.23 requires Board approval of all purchases over $25,000.� The Student Computer Fee Committee, whose membership includes 50 percent students as required by Board Policy, endorses this proposal.